MPs renew push for Sexual Harassment Bill amid incidents involving cops

Martin Vengadesan

Modified 14 Feb 2021, 7:44 am

Lawmakers have renewed their call for the Sexual Harassment Bill to be tabled as soon as possible after a series of incidences involving police.

Kuantan MP Fuziah Salleh said the public expects authorities to be the last to commit sexual harassment.

"That's why we need the Sexual Harassment Act. Those in the civil service, especially frontliners, are our pillar of strength during the pandemic.

"We appreciate their contributions and expect them to be the last to abuse their position," she said.

On Feb 11, a woman complained that a police personnel... 

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